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bug #38845: make fails for ffi, imail, ref-manual, and user-manual docs

Submitted by:  Charles Moss <czm>
Submitted on:  Sun 28 Apr 2013 11:05:12 PM UTC  
Category:  None Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  5 - Normal Item Group:  Incorrect behavior
Status:  Fixed Privacy:  Public
Assigned to:  None Originator Name: 
Open/Closed:  Closed

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Tue 28 May 2013 06:08:53 PM UTC, comment #1:

Nice patch. It caused me no problems, so I committed it. Thanks.

Matt Birkholz <mhb>
Project Member
Sun 28 Apr 2013 11:05:12 PM UTC, original submission:

It could just be that, in running Parabola, I have too new a version of Texinfo (5.1). When, however, I tryed make in doc/, I received the following errors.
Fixing that, I found that makeinfo didn't like the braces on the @title lines for imail, ref-manaul, and user-manual. In the attached patch I remove those.

(I hope the attached patch suffices---I generated it with git diff. Is there a better way to contribute or collaborate? Perhaps a public branch on github?)

Patch Summary

  • doc/ffi/ffi.texinfo

The myresult macro produced errors. Inverting conditionals and definitions works.

  • doc/imail/imail.texinfo
  • doc/ref-manual/scheme.texinfo
  • doc/user-manual/user.texinfo

The @title line contained braces. Removed.

Charles Moss <czm>


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Attach Files:

Attached Files
file #27970:  make-doc-make.patch added by czm (2KiB - application/octet-stream - Now make in doc/ will work.)


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